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City of Bethlehem Seeking Zoning Officer

Job Position


Zoning Officer

Job Description 


The Zoning Officer has the responsibility for the enforcement of the City Zoning Ordinance and other land use regulations as applicable. The employee reports to the Director of Planning and Zoning. The employee works closely with the Zoning Hearing Board, Planning Commission, Bureau of Code Enforcement, the public and others in City Hall. The Officer assists in the development of recommendations for new zoning policy and should have a clear understanding of the relationship between planning and zoning goals and objectives.

Job Requirements 


The job requires knowledge and understanding of zoning and land use codes, the ability to present facts and recommendations effectively, the ability to work with the public, knowledge of city planning and the interrelationship between planning and zoning. Extensive responsible zoning experience and completion of a 4-year related degree are preferred.

How to Apply 


Contact Human Resources at (610) 865-7015 or refer to the City website, www.bethlehem-pa.gov, for the General Employment Application. Submit the General Employment Application and resumes to mcichocki@bethlehem-pa.gov